nature

Google logo at a gadgets show in Paris
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AP News
October 23, 2019 - 1:25 pm
By Rachel Lerman and Matt O'Brien, AP Technology Writers SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google said it has achieved a breakthrough in quantum computing research, saying an experimental quantum processor has completed a calculation in just a few minutes that would take a traditional supercomputer thousands of...
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Brad Line of Villanova and his sons, Grayson and Nolan, showing off their app, Squishr, for tracking spotted lanternflies.
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Charlotte Reese
October 14, 2019 - 4:30 am
Squishr, developed by a Villanova man and his two sons, lets users upload pictures and track their spotted lanternfly kills with GPS location data.
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Children playing in nature.
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KYW Staff
October 08, 2019 - 4:12 pm
Research finds that thinking skills improve more in children with regular exposure to green space.
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Fall foliage seen in Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Albany Township, Berks County.
KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
October 02, 2019 - 3:19 pm
The Delaware Valley is seeing 45 degree swings in temperatures in just two days, and there's been concern the swings could have a negative impact on the fall foliage so many people like to view.
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A spotted lanternfly.
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Paul Kurtz
September 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
Hordes of spotted lanternflies have invaded Philadelphia, and city officials are trying to figure out how to get rid of the destructive bugs.
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John McDevitt
September 11, 2019 - 9:05 pm
The Philadelphia Zoo extends much further than the 42 acres in West Philadelphia, doing conservation work all over the world.
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What had become a 35-acre dump site along the Delaware River in Camden’s Cramer Hill section is now a nature preserve.
Courtesy of Michael Hogan/South Jersey Land and Water Trust; David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
May 01, 2019 - 4:50 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — What had become a 35-acre dump site along the Delaware River in Camden’s Cramer Hill section is now a nature preserve. The site along 36th Street just off the border with Pennsauken was home to a sewage treatment plant long since torn down. Over the last several years...
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artist-activist Diane Burko
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Rasa Kaye
November 27, 2018 - 11:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia artist-activist Diane Burko works at the intersection of art and the environment. She calls herself an artist with a conscience, and while she’s not trying to reinvent landscape painting, she is hoping to make you appreciate the glories of nature she...
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Lifestyle changes can make the biggest difference and can be a life saver when it comes to stroke.
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November 05, 2018 - 5:30 am
KYW’s Medical Reports Sponsored By Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It is an argument as old as people, or at least as old as people understanding that we inherit certain traits from our parents. What is more important: genes or...
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